The Continent

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But my husband"--her voice softened, the chill increased--"has very little faith in the Continent, and our children have all taken after him.
I suggested that we cross the Channel and ascertain if we could not discover a more enlightened and civilized people upon the continent.
She had expelled her rival totally from the continent, over which, bounding herself by the Mississippi, she was thenceforth to hold divided empire only with Spain.
The Mohicans were the possessors of the country first occupied by the Europeans in this portion of the continent.
Crawley made an expedition into England, leaving behind her her little son upon the continent, under the care of her French maid.
In the southern part of the continent, where the western gales, charged with moisture from the Pacific, prevail, every island on the broken west coast, from lat.
The disciplined armies always kept on foot on the continent of Europe, though they bear a malignant aspect to liberty and economy, have, notwithstanding, been productive of the signal advantage of rendering sudden conquests impracticable, and of preventing that rapid desolation which used to mark the progress of war prior to their introduction.
During my absence on the Continent he was privately married at Aldborough, in Suffolk, on the eighteenth of August last.
My theory is that in a far distant era Caprona was a mighty mountain--perhaps the world's mightiest volcanic action blew off the entire crest, blew thousands of feet of the mountain upward and outward and onto the surrounding continent, leaving a great crater; and then, possibly, the continent sank as ancient continents have been known to do, leaving only the summit of Caprona above the sea.
He never returned to it, the rest of his life being spent as a wanderer upon the Continent.
I got back from the Continent last night," he began.
Gradually trade with the Continent, also, was reestablished and grew; but perhaps the most important humanizing influence was the reintroduction of Christianity.

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